The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Mainframe in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Mainframe over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Mainframes
Rank 204 210 216
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Mainframe 1 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.022% 0.22% 0.099%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.055% 0.55% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 11 5
Average salary £30,000 £62,500 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-52.00% -19.35%
UK excluding London average salary £46,377 £47,500 £48,000
% change year-on-year
-2.36% -1.04%
Mainframe
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

Miscellaneous Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1812 2004 1772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 39.92% 39.42% 35.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1562 1633 1427
Average salary £45,000 £43,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.04% +8.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Mainframe
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Mainframe Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Mainframe
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Mainframe across the Surrey region.

Mainframe Salary Trend in Surrey

Mainframe
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Mainframe within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford - 1 £30,000 -
Mainframe
South East

Mainframe
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mainframe.

1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) ETL
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) Sybase
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Informix
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Middleware
2 1 (33.33%) AS400
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) XML Messaging
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) French Language
2 1 (33.33%) German Language
2 1 (33.33%) Greenplum
2 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Data Integration

Mainframe
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Surrey region citing Mainframe also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Mainframe. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ProductWriter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) Informix
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) French Language
1 1 (33.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Sales Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Product Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) AS400
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) Data Integration
1 1 (33.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) HP APS
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Greenplum
2 1 (33.33%) Vertica
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) Sybase
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) IBM